A selection of films from the Athens Short Film Festival(Psarokokaolo)
Beauty (drama) 20.00
Dir. Thanos Liberopoulos
Callie, an unemployed young woman living with her controlling mother, is looking for a way out through the glittery yet cruel YouTube beauté universe.
Just Like Water (drama) 12.54
Dir Manos Triantafillakis
The movie is about the father of the director, Spyros, his life and experiences.
Soul Food (drama) 24.09
Dir. Nikos Tseberopoulos
Yannis (15) and his mother are moving in, at her boyfriend’s apartment. Yannis starts hanging out with Olga (40), a socially secluded hard rock woman who lives in the basement of his apartment building.
Violetta (drama) 14.50
Dir. Fivos Imellos
After the sudden death of Violetta's mother, her father is looking for a way to renew their relationship.
Amygdala (horror) 22.21
Dir. Maria Hatzakou
Two sisters, Anna and Melina spend the last days of the summer in their vacation house outside of Athens.
Vouta (doco) 18.00
Dir. Dimitris Zahos
Vouta is a pigeon breed that flies all the way up to the clouds, then dives at 230 km/h and slows down just before reaching the ground. Christos is a teenager who lives in a disadvantaged neighbourhood of Athens.
1980 (drama) 9.00
Dir. Constantine Venetopoulos
A man looks for love in a dystopian period of time not so different from ours, where fear is the latest pandemic.
Every Sunday (doco) 3.38
Dir. Keti Papadema
A group of Filipino domestic workers in Cyprus prepare for a beauty pageant organised by their community, while a case of a serial killer targeting foreign female workers comes to the surface.
Paradox (drama) 10.15
Dir. Soultana Koumoutsi
"Do you believe in fairy tales? Every night she goes out for a walk, she meets a boy and they end up in a hotel.
Elevator Alone (animation) 3.38
Dir. Anastasia Papadopoulou
Four people and the time they spend in an elevator.